Speak out on County budget

May 7, 2008

Escambia County Commissioners will hold a series of budget meetings in each district during the month of May to allow residents a chance to review and voice opinions on budget cuts. Meeting dates, time and locations…

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Please stop, Hillary

May 7, 2008

From former chairman of the Escambia Couny Democratic Executive Committee, Ron Melton: It’s time Senator Clinton stopped her campaign for the presidency and told Democrats she will work hard to elect Senator Obama president. She’s run…

Sarasota jumpstarts economy

May 7, 2008

Sarasota County wants to use their local option sales tax dollars to create 900 jobs by moving ahead on its public works projects. To make it happen they needed the voters to give the bonding authority.…

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BAM! Obama will win nomination

May 7, 2008

Total Delegates: Barrack Obama 1815 Hillary Clinton 1672 North Carolina (99%) Obama 887,186 Clinton 654,484 Indiana (95%) Clinton 606,497 Obama 589,888 Read: Obama claims big N.C. victory Read: Clinton declares victory in Indiana…

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Dems resurrection

May 7, 2008

The local Democrats are getting uppity. They actually think that they can win a local race in Okaloosa County. Ahhhhh, the optimism of youth. Read Daily News: Confident Dems: ‘We will win’…

Split Florida

May 7, 2008

WEAR TV 3 reports Margate Mayor Pam Donovan and North Lauderdale Mayor Jack Brady want to make North and South Florida into two separate states. They say the southern part of the state is carrying the…

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Radio: Chuck McMullen

May 6, 2008

Chuck McMullen, Chief of Law Enforcement for the Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum’s CyberCrime Unit on IN Your Head Radio Tuesday. Listen to interview…

Radio : Oliver North

May 6, 2008

Oliver North will be in Pensacola to promote his new book, “American Heroes” and I will talk to him Wednesday at 1:15 on IN Your Head Radio. North is a Vietnam veteran awarded the Silver Star,…

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BTW: Wells retired

May 6, 2008

Rusty Wells who is currently an assistant City Attorney and part-time attorney ($60K) for the Escambia County Sheriff’s office retired in August 2004 and is in the DROP program. He is considered the favorite of the…

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Pond photos

May 6, 2008

These are photos submitted by Ms. Rogers: You can barely see them, but those are people near the water. That is a campfire next to the water.…

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Roads Pond still a problem

May 6, 2008

The County would like us to think the one-time catfish pond, now residential lake in Cantonment that was dug by the largest road contractor for the county (and who is suing the county over having its…

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Notes: City Committees 5.05.08

May 6, 2008

The Pensacola City Council Standing Committees 5 May 2008, 3:15 p.m. Hagler/Mason Conference Room, 2nd Floor of City Hall The meeting was called to order at 3:18 p.m. Finance Committee John Jerralds, Chair John Fogg, Vice-Chair…

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Radio: Child Predators

May 5, 2008

The post about Pedophiles in our local parks sparked much concern. Tomorrow on IN Your Head Radio, we will talk to Chuck McMullen, Chief of Law Enforcement for the Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum’s CyberCrime Unit.…

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Miller resigns

May 5, 2008

United States Attorney Gregory Miller, 54, announced today that after 26 years of public service he has submitted his resignation to President Bush, and will retire from the federal government effective midnight June 30, 2008. Mr.…

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Pedophiles at city parks

May 5, 2008

This email is circulating around the soccer moms in Pensacola. This isn’t an urban myth, but an email from a concerned and frightened mother. “Hey everybody, I think I am doing the right thing by getting…